H.R. 3564 (104th): NATO Enlargement Facilitation Act of 1996


Jun 4, 1996
104th Congress, 1995–1996

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on July 23, 1996 but was never passed by the Senate.


Benjamin Gilman

Representative for New York's 20th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jul 24, 1996
Length: 16 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the NATO Participation Act of 1994 to expedite the transition to full membership in the North Atlantic Treaty Organization of emerging democracies in Central and Eastern Europe.

Summary (CRS)

7/23/1996--Passed House amended.NATO Enlargement Facilitation Act of 1996 - Declares that it should be the policy of the United States to:(1) assist the transition to full membership in the North ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 4, 1996

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jul 10, 1996
Reported by Committee

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Jul 23, 1996
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3564”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


34 cosponsors (19R, 15D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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On Motion to Suspend the Rules and pass, as amended
Jul 23, 1996 1:21 p.m.
Passed 353/65

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Primary Source

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